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fios is not cable. we're wired differently. maybe that's why we've been ranked highest in customer satisfaction by jd power 4 years in a row. and now you can love fios too. get 150 meg internet, tv and phone. all for $79.99 per month online, for the first year with a two-year agreement. it's the only internet with equal upload and download speeds. cable only offers upload speeds that are a fraction of their download speeds. plus get hbo for a year and free multi-room dvr service for two years. and verizon wireless customers can stream tv on the fios mobile app, data-free. get the best. go to >> jamie apody is in for jeff. a check on sports, the phillies are doing something dangerous -- they are giving us hope. >> it's april. i'm going to have fun with it. not only is the philly's team
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fun to watch, they are competitive and a 500 team. happy birthday philly fanatic, our favorite green furry fellow. >> game tied at one. hernandez launches one deep to the right to give the phillies the lead. aaron altair, back to back jack. then a pitching change and herrera and his bat slip to left. back to back to back home runs. first time the phils have done that since 2008. remember that year? a sweep for the braves, they won four in a row. how about the eighth inning? >> what can you say about the back to back to back home runs? i told him when he went to the plate, hit it up the middle or
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to the right. get a base hit and move the runner. he did. he moved the runner. >> phils on a roll. there's the fanatic. happy birthday, buddy. we have more tonight when i'm joined by mike missanelli on sports sunday. we are minutes away. next time the phillies see the braves, they'll see a familiar face. he talked about his fresh start. boy is it odd to see that uniform. >> i'm grateful for the opportunity to play and get up to the big club and try to help and contribute. it was something that came about. it's one of those things you are playing against one team and now
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crazy because you are playing for them. i'm grateful for it. >> tomorrow, draft week all the teams. the city of philadelphia getting set. now four days from the event more than a year in the making, draft da day debut. what's so funny? >> we have a lot of scenarios we have been talking about. it's a great process. we have been of commuting daily. >> dynamic duo, we are the home for the best draft coverage. live from the parkway, ducis wednesday night at 7:30 right here on channel6. flyer head coach john stephens has been hired by the l.a. kings.
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seven years since the flyers fired him. he's been with the kings as an assistant ever since. flyer justin williams has shot marcus johansen, rebound and in. caps take it 4-2. they face the penguins next. lebron james looking to get the pacers into the next round. a rally in the fourth. george with a chance to tie it. as time runs out, calves win it 106-102. >> bird has a headache. get him a tylenol. tenth clear keep for james, the most all time. >> he's pretty good. >> that's an understatement. he's not done yet. >> thank you, jamie. still to come, a sky high record from the series spake walker. the commander is about to reach
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an impressive milestone. we look at her fascinating career when "action news" comes back. ♪ nobody does underwater stunts, sylvia. except me, of course. this is my stop. adios! ♪ if you're a stuntman, you cheat death. it's what you do. if you want to save fifteen percent or more on car insurance, you switch to geico.
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>> president trump will make after long distance call tomorrow -- very long distance. he will call the international space station to congratulations the current commander on her
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run. >> she's the first woman to command the station, marking 500 days in space more than any other astronaut. >> they call it the peggy factor, mission control's code word for the way peggy whitson gets the job done. the comanter making history with her record for being there more than ever. 666 days in space. she says what matters is the mission. >> i'm not here because of the record. having the record is important because we have to continue to progress. we have to continue to take the next step. >> she's a surprising enter stellar star. at nine growing up on a farm in iowa, she watched the moon landing and her dreams were born. she persevered earning a phd and
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getting a job with nasa. it was ten years before nasa decided she had the right stuff to become an restaurant. >> we need to do more to be one earth, one people. > >> abc news, new york. >> earlier tonight she tweeted gratitude from space saying it's one of those rides you hope never ends. >> we'll be right back. ♪ ♪
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>> it was a day to relax and have fun for families dealing with serious life issues. families were treated to a cruise along the river. the fun help withs respite care and needs not covered by
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insurance. >> some of the best home and professional chefs put their home on the line today. they held their red gravy cook off. the winners got $200 and bragging rights until next year. that's a fun context. >> "action news" sports sunday is next on channel6. "action news" continues tomorrow at 4:30. >> now for cecily tynan, melissa magee, jamie apody, walter perez, and the entire news team, i'm sarah bloomquist. have a good night and great week ahead. ♪ ♪
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♪ ♪ tonight on sports sunday, it's draft week in philadelphia. how will roger goodell finish this sentence -- >> the phillies select -- >> and the phillies accomplishing something they have not done since 2008. >> there's a lot of good things going on. >> sports sunday starts now. >> this is sports sunday sponsored by audi. >> hello. welcome to sports sunday. mike mis miss missanelli, i'm je apody. last year it was obvious the eagles would get a


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